How to Install and Getting Started Apache Tomcat 7 on Linux Slackware 14 64-bit KDE4 Easy Visual-Guide

February 2, 2013 | By Regaz.

This Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Getting-Started with the Apache Tomcat 7 Server for Linux Slackware 14 x8664 KDE4 Desktop.

Inside the Post you will Find a Link to Getting-Started with Tomcat 7 Deployment on Fedora Linux.

Finally, to improve the Visualization of the whole Process the Post includes the Essential Screenshots.

Step-by-step – Apache Tomcat 10 Fedora 34 Installation
  1. Download Apache Tomcat Server.

    Apache Tomcat 7 tar.gz
  • Find the Downloaded Package and Double-Click to Extract it

  • Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Linux Slackware 14 Kde4 Open Terminal
  • Relocate Tomcat 7

    Login as SuperUser.


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo


    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/apache-tomcat*
    mv /tmp/apache-tomcat-7* /usr/share
  • Check if Java is Installed on your Platform

    java -version

    The Output Need to Show a Version >= 1.6.

    If Java JDK is Not Installed then:

    Install JDK for Slackware
  • Command to Start and Stop the Tomcat Server

  • Then to Access Tomcat Admin on Browser Go.


  • Tomcat 7 Deployment Quick Start:

    Tomcat Deployment Quick Guide

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